My Nikon Life Magazine
As a My Nikon Life Member, you can sign up to receive our free and exclusive quarterly magazine that looks at the world through the eyes of our members, ambassadors and partners. You’ll be inspired by their stories, articles, enthusiasm and insights. It’s perfect to keep on the coffee table with breathtaking photography throughout. If you haven’t subscribed yet you’re missing out!
Take a look at, download, view on your iPad the previous issues of My Nikon Life magazine.
If you’ve ever wondered what it takes to make it as an extreme sports photographer, you will love our one-on-one chat with our Ambassador, Mark Watson. He walks us through his career in this demanding profession, sharing career highlights and, of course, his tips for creating better pictures. We also get an insight into ‘snapcracklepopculture’ – the 10-year project exploring the impact of pop culture and cosplay in the 21st century by renowned sports photographer – and Nikon Ambassador -Delly Carr.
Get up close and personal with pet photographer Ken Drake, who has dedicated his career to shooting pet portraits – you will be amazed by the personality and passion that Drake’s pet portraits provoke. We introduce you to the contributors and explain the ethos behind Nikon Scene – our music, fashion, sport and photography portal. And our Nikon School lecturer Morris McLennan gives you his top tips for shooting great holiday and family snaps.
In Issue Four we bring you the best of Australian Photojournalism with a showcase of some of the 2012 winners of The Nikon Walkley Photographic Awards. We get up close and personal with our D3100 ambassador, Jamie Oliver and give you exclusive access to the L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival through the lens of the Nikon 1. Plus, we give you an overview of our Nikon Specialist courses to help you fine-tune your techniques.
Join us as we take a peek into the world of some of our most acclaimed photographers. Nikon Ambassador David Dare Parker tells us about his incredible life as a photo journalist and shares stories on being part of and documenting some of the most significant events in modern history. We meet with Kane Skennar, internationally renowned fashion and celebrity portrait photographer who takes us through some of his most recognised shots.
In this edition we have features on photographers like David Moore and Tony Mott; that run the gamut from the sports scene to the food arena to rubbing shoulders with the rich and famous. We also get a behind the scenes view from Harvie Allison, the official photographer of our partner Surf Life Saving Australia, on shooting the many surf comps and documenting the lifestyle of the club over the last 25 years.
Within this, the first edition of My Nikon Life Magazine, we introduce you to Wayne Quilliam and his evocative indigenous portraits; to the works of Nikon Ambassador and blockbuster movie stills photographer, Jasin Boland, who manages to juxtapose action with heart; to Renee Nowytarger whose photojournalism has earned her the honour of the prestigious Nikon Walkley Press Photographer of the Year Award.